1999 Volkswagen Golf TDI Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1999 Volkswagen Golf TDI

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1999 Volkswagen Golf TDI Problems

High Mileage Automatic Transmissions May Have Shifting Problems

Shifting issues due to internal problems in high mileage automatic transmissions can be difficult to resolve without transmission replacement.

One or Both Head Lights May Not Work

One or both head lights may not work due to premature head light bulb burnout and/or bulb harness failure. Care should be taken to inspect the head light harness connector for damage when replacing bulbs. Damaged connectors should be replaced.

Loss of Power Due to Oil and Carbon Build Up in Intake Manifold

Oil and carbon tend to build up, creating restrictions in the intake manifold. Symptoms will be loss of power (sometimes severe) and poor fuel economy.

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1999 Volkswagen Golf TDI Questions

The light from the alternator is on Could it be the battery? (1 answer)

I got a reconditioned one last month

How to replace glow plugs -where are they? (4 answers)

glow plug warning light on. I assume i need to replace these plugs and don't have a diagram of where they are. Do I need any special tools. I have located a glow plug kit on line with plugs and lubricant. Need some guidance.

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1999 Volkswagen Golf TDI Reviews

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Electrical system is troublesome.

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